Welcome to the Hopkinton Public Schools Transportation Department.
In this section you will find important information about our transportation program including student fees, bus service and routes, policies and procedures, and important forms.
The Transportation Office is located in the HPS Central Administration building at
89 Hayden Rowe Street, Hopkinton, MA.
Transportation Information 2017-2018
Application Deadline: May 1, 2017
Grace Period Application Deadline: June 30, 2017
Please read the following school busing information carefully.
Students in Grades 7-12 for the 2017-18 school year:
All students in grades 7-12, who wish to ride the school bus for the 2017-18 school year, pay for busing. You may apply and make payment either online or by paper application.
Click here to make an online bus payment. When making payment on-line a transaction fee applies. If making a payment online you do not need to fill out a paper application. Your online payment serves this purpose.
Click here to access the paper busing application to pay by check or money order.
Click here for Information on Fee Based Busing.
Students in Grades K-6 for the 2017-2018 school year:
All students in grades K-6 receive free busing regardless of the distance they live from their assigned school.
You do NOT need to apply for busing. Your student will automatically be assigned to a bus and bus stop.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Please let Transportation know if your student will NOT be riding the bus for the 2017-2018 school year by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. This is important so that we do not fill buses with students who will not be riding and create bus stops that will not be utilized. Please let us know if your student will NOT be riding as soon as possible prior to June 30, 2017.
Click here for Information on No-Fee (Free) Busing
Childcare Busing for the 2017-18 school year:
Transportation Arrangement forms for the 2017-18 school year will come home in elementary student backpacks after the April vacation. They are due back to your student’s school by May 12, 2017.
Incoming kindergarten students' parents/guardians will receive their Transportation Arrangement forms in an email from Transportation in April. They are due back to Center School by May 25,2017
Bus Passes and Sr./Jr. HS parking: Click here for more information.
Information & Forms
Information & Forms